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Where is Jefferson County, Kentucky?

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Jefferson County is a county equivalent area found in Kentucky, USA. The county government of Jefferson is found in the county seat of Louisville.

With a total 1,029.99 sq. km of land and water area, Jefferson County, Kentucky is the 2612th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 760,026 people, Jefferson County has a total 339143 households earning 46959 on average per year.

Jefferson County, Kentucky offers the following attraction to visitors: Zachary Taylor National Cemetary (Zachary Taylor)

Jefferson County, Kentucky - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 21111
Area Codes 502
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Louisville (population: 746,101), Prospect (population: 16,965), Fairdale (population: 9,851), Masonic Home (population: 289), Glenview (population: 59)
Land Area 293,448 sq miles
Water Area 380 sq miles
Household Income $46,959
Housing Units 339,143
Median Home Value $149,100
High School Grads 88% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 30% of population
Retail Spending $14,053 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $1,629,185 per capita
Universities and Colleges The Hair Design School-Chenoweth, ITT Technical Institute-Louisville, Bellarmine University

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This page was last modified on June 30, 2016.